Candida tetrigidarum Suh et al. (ATCC® MYA-4369)

Strain Designations: IY 03-6-19-9-1-1 [CBS 10457, NRRL Y-48142]  /  Product Format: frozen

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Strain Designations IY 03-6-19-9-1-1 [CBS 10457, NRRL Y-48142]
Biosafety Level 1
Product Format frozen
Storage Conditions Frozen: -80°C or colder
Freeze-Dried: 2°C to 8°C
Live Culture: See Propagation Section
Type Strain yes
Preceptrol® no
Insect associated yeast.
Phylogenetically close to many pathogenic yeasts in Candida albicans clade.
mitochondrial genome sequenced strain
Medium ATCC® Medium 200: YM agar or YM broth
ATCC® Medium 1245: YEPD
Growth Conditions
Temperature: 25°C
Name of Depositor SO Suh
Special Collection ATCC
Chain of Custody
ATCC <-- SO Suh
Gut of unidentified tetrigid (Tetrigidae) ex shrubs, Baton Rouge, LA, USA
Cross References

Nucleotide (GenBank) : FJ614703 D1/D2 region of 28S rRNA gene

Nucleotide (GenBank) : FJ623630 ITS including 5.8S rRNA gene


Suh SO, Nguyen NH, Blackwell M. Yeasts isolated from plant-associated beetles and other insects: seven novel Candida species near Candida albicans. FEMS Yeast Res. 8: 88-102, 2008.

Valach M, et al. Evolution of linear chromosomes and multipartite genomes in yeast mitochondria. Nucleic Acids Res. 39: 4202-4219, 2011.

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